Cleaning Validation Workshop 2018

Why attend ?
UBM India organizes Cleaning Validation Workshop 2018

UBM India is glad to introduce the Cleaning Validation Workshop which is scheduled on Sept 27-28 at The Lalit, Mumbai. Cleaning Validation is a crucial topic when it comes to the pharmaceutical industry as the regulatory bodies keep a close watch on the norms laid down during inspections. Cleaning Validation is directly related to the drug quality & patient safety, keeping this in mind this workshop would help the quality assurance and control teams to know more about the details and importance of cleaning validation from Andrew Walsh who is an expert in this field.

  • Meet learn and interact with Andrew Walsh
  • Explore the latest solutions catering to cleaning validation
  • Engage with your peers to expand your network
Key Highlights/USPs of the Workshop

Cleaning Validation Process

Content covering all the aspects of cleaning validation process and techniques


Trainer with 28+ years of "hands-on" Validation experience


Interactive case study/exercises


Dedicated Q&A sessions

12+ hours of learning

12+ hours of learning from a highly experienced Cleaning Validation SME with 38 years experience




Cleaning Validation Workshop 2018


Andrew Walsh

President at Center for Pharmaceutical Cleaning Innovation

Andrew Walsh is a highly experienced Cleaning Validation SME with 38 years of Manufacturing/QA experience and 28 years of "hands-on" Validation experience working for Pharmaceutical and Biologics companies such as Johnson & Johnson (three companies), Schering-Plough and Hoffmann-La Roche. Andrew has developed Cleaning Validation Policies, Master Plans and Cleaning Process Development Reports, developed and validated HPLC and TOC swab methods, wrote and executed Cleaning Protocols and wrote Reports and has lead global teams developing and writing International Standards on Cleaning. Prior to joining the Pharmaceutical industry Andrew worked for 10 years at the Colgate-Palmolive and Clorox companies as an Analytical Chemist and Microbiologist. Andrew has a B.S. and M.S. in Biology (Microbiology) and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and an accredited Lean Six Sigma Trainer.

Andrew was a co-author of ISPE’s Risk-based Manufacture of Pharmaceutical Products Guide (Risk-MaPP) and is currently leading a global team Cleaning Validation SMEs that wrote and published the new ASTM E3106-17 "Standard Guide on Science-Based and Risk-Based Cleaning Process Development and Validation" and are working on additional ASTM Standards to support Cleaning Process Development and Validation.

Andrew is President of the Center for Pharmaceutical Cleaning Innovation (CPCI) a not-for-profit research organization, whose purpose is to support the implementation of the science, risk and statistics-based approaches of the ASTM E3106-17 Standard Guide "Science-Based and Risk-Based Cleaning Process Development and Validation". CPCI will be supporting pharmaceutical, biologics, nutraceutical, cosmetic and medical device companies through its research into developing new technologies (2 Patents Pending) and through its educational offerings (publications, courses and workshops) and its educational opportunities for students.

Andrew is also President of Clean6Sigma, LLC a consulting and contract services company guiding companies in the implementation of science, risk and statistics-based approaches to Cleaning Process Development and Validation using their trademarked "Cleaning Validation for the 21st Century®" and "Clean6Sigma®" programs.

Andrew was also an Industry Professor in the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Engineering Graduate Program at Stevens Institute of Technology from 2008 to 2015 where he created and taught courses in Pharmaceutical Validation and Lean Six Sigma

Who Should Attend
Directors/Associate Directors/ VPs/ AVPs/ Plant Heads/Site Heads/Managers/Senior Managers/ Assistant Managers/ General Managers/Executives from:

  • Quality Assurance
  • Quality Control
  • Manufacturing
  • Production
  • R&D
  • Validation

Grab this opportunity to discover and connect with people coming to the event, sharing similar interests, industry or organisation and stay connected with them before, during and after the event.